HELD UNDER THE AUSPICES OF THE MINISTRY OF OIL AND GAS, SULTANATE OF OMAN


عقد تحت رعاية وزارة النفط والغاز، سلطنة عمان

TECHNICAL CONFERENCE

14:30 - 16:00
Technology advancement in heavy oil processing
Session Location:  Room 2
Session Chairmen:
Ali Mohammed Al Ansari
Ali Mohammed Al Ansari Superintendent Oil Processing Bapco
Dr Abdulazim Marafie
Dr Abdulazim Marafie Senior Research Scientist Kuwait Institute of Scientific Research
  • 14:30 - 14:50 Technology solutions for efficient integration of petrochemical production from existing and new oil refineries
    Rashid Iqbal
    Rashid Iqbal Technical Specialist – Refining Bechtel
  • 14:50 - 15:10 Cryogenic Hydrogen Recovery: Technology for efficient refinery hydrogen management EngCryoTM
    Ravi Kant Gupta
    Ravi Kant Gupta General Manager Engineers India Limited
  • 14:50 - 15:10 Technologies advancement in processing heavy oils
    Dr Hamza Albazzaz
    Dr Hamza Albazzaz Research Scientist Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research
  • 15:30 - 15:50 Inorganic fouling problem in reboiler systems
    Nada Alghamdi Scientist Saudi Aramco
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11:30 - 13:00
Counter measure challenges in heavy oil refineries
Session Location:  Room 2
Session Chairman:
Ali Mohamed
Ali Mohamed Head-Heavy Oil Reservoir Management Team Tatweer Petroleum
Dr Hamza Albazzaz
Dr Hamza Albazzaz Research Scientist Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research
  • 11:30 - 11:50 Selection of cost effective and technically viable option for capacity enhancement of sulphur recovery units
    Karthik Balasubramani
    Karthik Balasubramani Manager Engineers India Limited
  • 11:50 - 12:10 Effect of electric field strengths on coalescence of water in crude oil droplets
    Khalil Alpelekeya
    Khalil Alpelekeya Technical Adviser Jowfe Oil Technology
  • 12:10 - 12:30 Transportation of heavy Omani Oil using stabilised oil-in-water emulsion
    Rabha Al Omairi
    Rabha Al Omairi Reservoir Engineer Petroleum Development of Oman (PDO)
  • 12:30 - 12:50 Oxidative desulfurisation of middle distillates via a continuous flow process
    Muhieddine Safa
    Muhieddine Safa Associate Research Scientist Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research
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09:00 - 10:30
Role of R&D in advancement of heavy oil utilisation
Session Location:  Room 1
Session Chairmen:
Nader Mosavat
Dr. Nader Mosavat Director of Programmes Faculty of Engineering and Technology Muscat University
Ali Mohammed Al Ansari
Ali Mohammed Al Ansari Superintendent Oil Processing Bapco
  • 09:00 - 09:20 Hydrogen Generation from Heavy Oils
    Dr Girish Srinivas
    Dr Girish Srinivas Vice President TDA Research Inc.
  • 09:20 - 09:40 Role of R&D on future of heavy oil utilisation: Solutions & mitigations
    Dr. Abdulazim Marafie
    Dr. Abdulazim Marafie Senior Research Scientist - PRC Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research, KISR
  • 09:40 - 10:00 Treatment of petroleum refinery waste water using nanocomposite
    Dr Rajamohan Natarajan
    Dr Rajamohan Natarajan Associate Professor in Chemical Engineering Sohar university
  • 10:00 - 10:20 Implementation of EngHOGTM process for desulfurisation of very low pressure hot well off gases
    Alka Sharma
    Alka Sharma Senior Manager Engineers India Limited
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